The DNC’s 2012 Union Convention: The Devil’s Always in the Details
The good citizens of Charlotte, NC are probably still feeling euphoric over besting Cleveland, Minneapolis and St Louis as the chosen city for the 2012 DNC Convention. However, as the
Another Example of Union Hypocrisy: Do As We Say, Not As We Do…
On Tuesday, a union filed a petition [5-RC-16629] with the National Labor Relations Board office in Baltimore, Maryland. The purpose of the petition was to have the NLRB conduct a
Did Union Feuds Cause DNC Convention Planners to go Union-Free?
After spending hundreds of millions to ensure they owned the party, Lefties and union members have got to be feeling just a little betrayed after the Democratic National Committee’s convention
NJ’s Chris Christie & the Best Presidential Campaign Ad…Evah!
New Jersey has a problem. Well, actually New Jersey has a lot of problems—today it’s a freakin’ ice storm. However, at least the Garden State now has a governor that,
Chrysler asks for billions, loses hundreds of millions…but can afford UAW bonuses?
On Thursday, Reuters reported that Chrysler is lobbying Washington for $3 billion in subsidized loans from the Department of Energy that it was promised in 2009 to spur the development
Clinton’s 21st Century Statecraft a Success! AFL-CIO Applauds New Egyptian Unions
Yesterday’s post on the American Left’s role in leading regime change in the Middle East began as some research into the union role in toppling the government of Tunisia and
The American Left’s Role in Leading Mid-East Regime Change
“Twitter, Facebook, and various instant messaging platforms (SMS, Skype, Google Chat, etc.) act as force-multipliers for revolutionary movements…” — Jeffrey Carr ________________ As the world watches Egypt crumble into chaos,
The Long Winter: A Tale of Two Squirrels
On Thursday night, after a day of shoveling about 14″ of snow, I was listening to Erick’s show (via Internet) when he took a call from a RedState reader in
GOP Introduces Secret Ballot Protection Act
There was BIG news in Washington yesterday: Senate Republicans, led by Sen. Jim DeMint (R-SC), have introduced the Secret Ballot Protection Act. Today, U.S. Senator Jim DeMint (R-South Carolina) introduced
Has an Obama Executive Order Put Federal Agencies Into Union Bosses’ Hands?
There is no way to put this that does not sound alarmist. However, when you read the document [below the fold] and give due consideration to all of the ramifications—including
SOTU 2011: The Man on the Moon & the Union Sputniks
According to the U.S. Office of Government Ethics’ own website, government ethics is: “That system of laws and procedures which tends to ensure that official government decisions are informed by the
He’s Back! Did a Mob Protest & Teamsters Endorsement Keep Rahm on the Ballot?
Well, this didn’t take long at all. Less than a day after an Illinois appellate court knocked the ever-present Rahm Emanuel off of the Chicago mayoral ballot due to his
Looking for the Union Label? AFL-CIO Cries Foul Over Marriott’s Porn Ban
Last I heard, most porn stars weren’t wearing the union label—or any label for that matter. Sure, the SEIU unionized some strippers (sorry, exotic dancers) several years ago but, by
NLRB Moves to Humiliate Employers, Give Unions Access to Employees & Property
Every movement that seeks to enslave a country, every dictatorship or potential dictatorship, needs some minority group as a scapegoat which it can blame for the nation’s troubles and use
Democrats Quickly Pivot to 2012, SEIU-Obama Aide Moves to DNC to Oversee OfA
Having written about the SEIU’s other man in the White House, Patrick Gaspard, on numerous occasions, this news comes as no surprise. Following the November election, the Democrats are moving